DigitSmith

Need advice about upgrading machines

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old February 21st, 2013, 08:11 AM   #1 (permalink)
perfectlypersonal perfectlypersonal is offline
Junior Member
Join Date:
Feb 2013
Posts:
1
Liked:
0 times
Default Need advice about upgrading machines

I am a home embroider and have been using a Janome 300 E for 10 yrs. I am upgrading to do outside embroidery for clients. I am looking at Babylock EMB 8, and Brother 600ii, as well as a more expensive Brother pr 650. All machines have 100 or less hours, but are higher priced. My main question is- is 2300 hrs alot on a machine? I have found a Babylock pr600 that has 2300 hrs, serviced regularly, being sold from an embroidery shop to make room for an upgrade. Should I pay a couple thousand more for a newer machine, or are these numbers common? Again, all other options have barely been used, even in comparison to my home machine (which probably has a 1000 hrs). They are selling with a bunch of hoops, stand, etc for 3000.00.

Thanks for the imput! Times being so lean, I want to make the best investment.
Send a private message to perfectlypersonal ContactReply & Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
I need advice on what are good machines to look at buying - please help ?? pkepneriv Embroidery and Digitizing 9 May 7th, 2013 03:17 PM
Used Machines danlilsade General Discussions 4 October 25th, 2012 12:47 PM
Turn-Key Embroidery buisiness...$15,000!!!(5 machines!!!) slimpikinz Old Embroidery Ads 0 April 15th, 2011 10:24 AM
FOR SALE=4 Tajima (Toyata ESP) machines (All or Seperate) slimpikinz Old Embroidery Ads 0 March 24th, 2011 12:40 PM
Toyota ESP embroidery machines (4)- Buy all or just one.... slimpikinz Old Embroidery Ads 0 March 18th, 2011 09:27 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:26 AM.
Copyright © 2011 DigitSmith. All rights reserved.
Forums software by VBulletin, Copyright © 2000-2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.